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eBay assigns vendors to Global Shipping Program

Ebay has opted sellers into a Global Shipping Program, allegedly without their consent.

In a controversial move, web retail giant eBay has opted sellers into its Global Shipping Program (GSP), which allows buyers from around the world to purchase items in the online marketplace.


South African postal workers continue strike

The strike has led to temporary closures of some post offices in Johannesburg.

South Africa is currently in the midst of an industrial strike at the Johannesburg International Mail Center (JIMC) office of exchange and some post offices in the Gauteng province.


Bpost to raise prices

Bpost will be increasing its rates in 2015.

Bpost has announced that it will be raising its prices, beginning in 2015. 


Brazil Post caught up in political firestorm

Brazil Post is suing Neves, who claimed that the carrier unfairly favored his rival.

Brazil Post is suing one of the Presidential candidates, Aécio Neves, following his claims that the carrier favored a rival in terms of distributing campaign materials.